Materials Science & Engineering Seminar Series Continues

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: CII 3051
Description: Dr Chinedum O. Osuji, of the Department of Chemistry and Environmental Engineering at Yale University, will present a talk on "Directed Self-Assembly of Block Copolymers Using Magnetic Fields and Electrospray Deposition." Everyone is welcome.

United Way Campaign, Sodexo to Sponsor Thanksgiving Feast

Thursday, November 20, 2014 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Russell Sage Dining Hall
Description: Rensselaer’s United Way Campaign and Sodexo are sponsoring a Thanksgiving feast, at a cost of only $10.00 per meal! Reserved seating is available, and take-out meals are also available upon request. Reservations are required and must be received by Friday, November 14.

Clubhouse Pub Hosting "Thankful Wine and Dine" Night

Thursday, November 20, 2014 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Rensselaer Pub
Description: Join the Clubhouse Pub for a full Thanksgiving dinner with wine. There is limited space, and the event is by ticket only, so be sure to get your ticket from the bartenders.

C+CC Hosting "Bright Black, Dark White" Exhibit

Saturday, November 8, 2014 8:00 AM - Tue , December 30, 2014 3:00 PM
Where: Chapel+Cultural Center, 2125 Burdett Avenue, Troy, NY 12180 New York
Description: The Chapel + Cultural Center is pleased to announce the opening of "Bright Black, Dark White," a collection of collages, assemblages, encaustics and India ink on yupo by artists Karen Koziol and Jeri McDonald which explore and express the ordinary in unusual ways.

Tickets Now on Sale for Annual Fall Drag Show

Friday, October 31, 2014 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: West Hall Auditorium
Description: Attend this annual event featuring student and professional performers in an evening of fun to benefiti the Albany Damien Center! Tickets, which will be sold in the Rensselaer Student Union weekdays until Friday, November 7, cost $5 in advance, or $10 at the door.

RPI Alliance to Present Annual Fall Drag Show

Friday, November 7, 2014 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: West Hall Auditorium
Description: Attend RPI Pride Alliance's annual event featuring student and professional performers in an evening of fun to benefiti the Albany Damien Center!

Astrobiology Seminar to be Held November 3

Monday, November 3, 2014 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: CII 3051
Description: Dr. George Cody of the Geophysical Laboratory at the Carnegie Institution of Washington will present "Very large Differences in D-H partitioning in silicate melts: Implications for the D/H ratio of Earth’s Ocean."

Mathematical Sciences Colloquium Slated for November 7

Friday, November 7, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: SAGE 3510
Description: Speaker Igor Tsukerman, of the University of Akron, Ohio, will present "The Power of Trefftz Approximations: Finite Difference, Boundary Difference and Discontinuous Galerkin Methods; Non reflecting Boundary Conditions and Non-Asymptotic Homogenization."

President Shirley Ann Jackson Applauds New White House Initiatives to Strengthen Advanced Manufacturing in the U.S.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute President Shirley Ann Jackson applauded plans announced this week by President Barack Obama to strengthen advanced manufacturing in the United States, spur innovation, and continue to take steps to make the nation a magnet for new jobs and investment.

Rensselaer Union to Host Costume Scavenger Hunt

Friday, October 31, 2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: Rensselaer Union
Description: Students are invited to help celebrate Halloween by participating in a costume scavenger hunt on Friday, October 31! Just stop by the Rensselaer Union Admin Office or Mueller Center for some cider and donuts and to pick up your entry form, and then let the fun begin!